May 22, 2024, 04:48 PM IST

8 newest countries in the world

Varnika Srivastava

Serbia, regaining independence in 2006, boasts vibrant cities, historic landmarks, and diverse traditions, reflecting its deep cultural and historical legacy.


Slovakia, independent since 1993, boasts stunning landscapes, rich folklore, and diverse cultural history, including the High Tatras mountains and medieval castles.


South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, gained independence in 2011 and despite facing numerous challenges, remains resilient and hopeful for a prosperous future.

South Sudan

The Czech Republic, established in 1993, is a central European nation renowned for its medieval architecture, historic cities like Prague, and a rich cultural heritage featuring renowned composers and writers.

The Czech Republic

Eritrea, gaining independence in 1993, is known for its diverse cultural heritage, stunning landscapes, and strong sense of identity despite facing significant challenges.


Montenegro, a Balkan nation since 2006, is known for its stunning Adriatic coastline and historic architecture, showcasing a unique blend of natural beauty and cultural heritage.


North Macedonia, independent since 1993, combines ancient history with modern culture, renowned for archaeological sites, traditional music, and diverse landscapes, offering a unique cultural experience.

North Macedonia

Palau, a Pacific island paradise, is known for its pristine waters, rich marine biodiversity, and ancient traditions, attracting visitors seeking adventure and tranquility.